Tell President Obama: Rethink Fracking!
Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, has led to a domestic oil boom—at a high cost to the environment and communities. New York has just banned fracking. President Obama needs to hear from businesses that it’s time to stop expansion of fracking nationally and get strong standards in place.Read more...
People & Planet Awards – Clean Energy and Fair Trade Heroes
Vote by March 2 to reward three exceptional green businesses with Green America’s $5000 People and Planet Award! This season recognizes innovators in advancing clean energy. Plus meet the winners of our PPAs for worker empowerment.Read more...
Best Year Ever: 2014 Policy Successes & 2015 Agenda
Thanks to your support and our track record over the years, 2014 was Green America’s best year ever! Here's our latest victories in growing the green economy, and our plans for continued success in 2015.Read more...
Business Network News
Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to GoodWeave Founder
GoodWeave founder Kailash Satyarthi has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in honor of his career dedicated to end the exploitation of children around the world.Read more...
Standards Review: Apparel & Textiles
We're engaging the apparel & textile business community to give feedback on our standards. Read more and give feedback »
Green Business Trends
New York Goes Greener with Bans on Fracking and Styrofoam
New York State is on a roll to go greener with new environmental initiatives: banning sytrofoam in New York City and banning fracking across the state.Read more...